Category Archives: General

Indoor Flying starts 22nd Oct 2017

Indoor flying will take place again and the following dates have been booked. Indoor Flying Dates: 22nd October 2017 19th November 2017 17th December 2017 21st January 2018 18th February 2018 18th March 2018 15th April 2018 The venue is to be the same as previously in St Barts school Sports hall from 1400 to 1700 hrs. cost will be £6 for… Read More »

Government-Publishes-Consultation-on-the-Safe-Use-of-Drones-in-the-UK

The Department for Transport (DfT) has now published the outcome of their consultation on the safe use of drones in the UK.  The document can be viewed here: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/631638/unlocking-the-uks-high-tech-economy-consultation-on-the-safe-use-of-drones-in-the-uk-government-response.pdf   The Bmfa has made comments to clarify the situation and can be read here Government-Publishes-Consultation-on-the-Safe-Use-of-Drones-in-the-UK  

EASA regulations updates

Below is a link to the BMFA regarding the current proposal from EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) to create a regulatory framework for the operation of drones. This is still ongoing. EASA-regulations